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wreck

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1 the portion or bits of something left over or behind after it has been destroyed
  • found the wreck of the ship lying on the floor of the ocean
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2 the destruction or loss of a ship
  • The wreck cost the insurance company millions of dollars.
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3 the violent coming together of two bodies into destructive contact
  • a dangerous stretch of roadway that has been the scene of numerous car wrecks
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wreck

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1 to cause irreparable damage to (a ship) by running aground or sinking
  • Many unwary captains have wrecked their ships on the shoals that surround the island.
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2 to bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of
  • Most of the furniture on the ground floor was wrecked by the floodwaters.
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